The Ethiopian Civil Society Organizations Council (ECSOC) would like to hire a consultant (consultancy firm)


  • Category : Other Consultancy
  • Posted Date : 05/25/2022
  • Phone Number : 0118532005
  • Source : Reporter
  • Closing Date : 06/04/2022


The Ethiopian Civil Society Organizations Council (ECSOC) has been established in line with article 85 of the new CSOs Proclamation No. 1113/2019. ECSOC operates as a wholly independent institution governed by the full participation of all CSOs in Ethiopia. ECSOC held its founding and first General Assembly meeting in December 31, 2020 and democratically elected its first Executive Committee (EXCOM) consisting of 21 members. ECSOC is the apex body legally representing over 3,700 civil society organizations, consortia and associations in Ethiopia.

ECSOC mission is “to lead and guide an independent CSO sector in its engagements with the people of Ethiopia” with a vision to see “a vibrant, credible and influential civil society sector advocating for and protecting the rights and dignity of citizens”. ECSOC is statutory with a power and function to:

  1. Enact the Code of Conduct for the sector and devise enforcement mechanisms,
  2. Advise Authority for Civil Society Organizations (ACSO) about CSOs registration & administration
  3. Represent and coordinate the civil society sector.

ECSOC in partnership with EU, has been implementing a project titled ‘SUCCESS – Support to the CSO Council and Ethiopian Civil Society Sector’ with an overall objective of contributing towards the realization of a proactive, credible, and vibrant civil society sector that assume a central role in the political, economic and social transformation of the county.

ECSOC would like to hire a consultant (consultancy firm) that is qualified and well experienced to conduct a baseline survey. The purpose of the baseline data is to provide a benchmark from which to measure progress of the SUCCESS project, monitor and assess the effectiveness of the project delivery against targets. It also includes mapping of ECSOC project/programmes having similar content to offer information on similar initiatives. Thus, this survey will attempt to provide the current status of the indicators in the results framework and facilitate monitoring of progress towards meeting project/programme objectives.

Therefore, ECSOC is inviting interested and qualified consultant (consultancy firm) for the assignment.

  1. Interested and eligible bidders are invited to collect the term of reference (ToR) from ECSOC office before June 04, 2022.
  2. Bidders must submit Technical and Financial proposals in two separated sealed envelopes and other legal documents (renewed license, tax identification, VAT registration certificate, etc…) before June 11, 2022. Bidders are required to submit these documents in person to ECSOC office.

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